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Dates
1950
1960
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
1979.21.51
Description
Physician's sample of Nembutal in squarish tin; back has directions in both English and French.
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Accession Number
1979.21.51
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Hypnotics and Sedatives
Barbiturates
MM= Drugs -- narcotics -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
Physician's sample of Nembutal in squarish tin; back has directions in both English and French.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. J. A. McArthur, Blackstock Dispensary, Blackstock, Ontario.
Maker
Abbott Laboratories Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1950
1960
Material
metal: green
ink: black; white
Inscriptions
On top of tin: "TO OPEN, PRESS HERE // NEMBUTAL* // (Pentobarbital sodium, Abbott) // 1 1/2 grs // Abbott // SIX CAPSULES// [Sodium-Ethyl (1-methylbutyl)-barbiturate, Abbott] // *TRADE MARK REG'D LIST NO. 3114 // ABBOTT LABORATORIES // LIMITED MONTREAL"; on back: "PHYSICIAN'S SAMPLE // Powerful, rapid acting // sedative, hypnotic and // antispasmodic having a // prolonged sedative but // a brief hypnotic effect. //DOSE: ONE TO TWO // CAPSULES // (1 1/2 grs. 3 grns.): repeated in French
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-5 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length 4.5 cm x Width 3.5 cm x Depth 0.9 cm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
From the Blackstock Dispensary, built in 1876; practising physicians in the dispensary: Dr. John Montgomery 1876-1882; Dr. Auron J. Campbell 1882-1888; Dr. Wm. A Fish 1888-1901; Dr. John McCullough 1901-1906; Dr. Robert B. Harris 1906-1908; Dr. Archibald McArthur 1908-1925; Dr. John A. McArthur 1919-1966.
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Dates
1950
1959
circa 1950-1959
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
1976.45.3
Description
A light green rectangular metal container with top lid hinged to bottom part at back middle.
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Accession Number
1976.45.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Hypnotics and Sedatives
Barbiturates
MM= Drugs -- narcotics -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
A light green rectangular metal container with top lid hinged to bottom part at back middle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: unknown.
Maker
Abbott Laboratories Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1950
1959
circa 1950-1959
Material
metal: light green; light yellow; black
Inscriptions
On lid: "NEMBUTAL '844' // (Pento-Barbital Sodium) // PATENT Abbott [in cursive surrounded by a fancy border] // APPLIED FOR // {Sodium Ehtyl-(1-Methyl-Butyl)-Barbiturate} // 1 1/2 GRS. // LIST No. 3114 // ABBOTT LABORATORIES LTD. MONTREAL."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-5 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length 4.8 cm x Width 3.6 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
The metal container was made in England.
Images
Less detail